At Tokyo International Gift Show Spring 2011, Izumo Senko exhibited handmade watches belonging to its three brands: v.c.e, dedegumo, and deee. One of the brands, dedegumo, is based on the concept of traditional Japanese design. A dedegumo store opened in New York’s SoHo last November, and it’s been quickly gaining popularity. The concept behind the [...]
At Tokyo International Gift Show Spring 2011, Hokkokako exhibited Printed Wood. This enables a variety of effects, by applying paper processing technology to wood.
At Tokyo International Gift Show Spring 2011, Retail Management Planning exhibited handcrafted fabric onigiri rice ball pouches.
At Tokyo International Gift Show Spring 2011, ARATA exhibited traditional Japanese paper that can be used for inkjet printing. Also on show were accessories and card cases that utilize the featherweight nature of traditional Japanese paper. To date, ARATA has been involved in reproducing historic artworks, including paintings and handwritten scrolls, using technology for printing [...]